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UI Developer Posted Apr 06
Direct Line Group , Bromley, Kent, United Kingdom
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The Opportunity

Our digital team is expanding and we now have a number of opportunities for UI Developers. Based in Bromley ( a 17 min train journey from Victoria)

We're turning our brands into digital leaders and we're home to some of the nation's best-loved brands, including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, Green Flag, TRACKER and NIG.

Above all, we're a group of people with a single ambition: to be the very best general retail insurer in the UK. By "best", we don't just mean "number one". We want to be known for treating our customers better than anyone else. We want to work in a way that's more creative and more effective than other companies. Put simply, we want our people to lead the industry in every area.

We're lean and agile, with the benefit of a respected FTSE 100 company behind us. We want people who aren't afraid to take chances, who aren't afraid to say it like it is, and will give the job everything they've got.

Work with us, and you'll find an in-house role with an agency feel. We want people who aren't afraid to take chances, who aren't afraid to say it like it is, and will give the job everything they've got.

The Role

The UI Developers create and maintain user interface updates (content, build, MVT Tests and defects) and initiate the process to publish into the production environments. They also support and mentor less experienced members of the team to ensure widespread technical knowledge and experience.

You will champion the agile process followed within the UI Engineering Team and ensure that our processes are understood by others within Digital and external stakeholders across the business.

Working collaboratively as part of a SCRUM/KANBAN team some of the responsibilities will be :

Develop apps and web pages from approved designs and content requirements using technologies including Angular JS, CQ5, HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Work with and manage code repositories when required.

Complete all allocated tasks as prioritised and without incident or issue, in line with agreed timescales.

Perform and complete cross browser compliance testing and accessibility testing to agreed standards within Digital.

Provide relevant support to CIO development teams and teams within Digital Services.

Skills and Experience Required

- In-depth knowledge of Mobile App, Angular JS, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and CMS development

- Experience of cross-browser compliance testing

- Understanding of accessibility testing

- Experience of responsive development

- Understanding of Agile principles

- Good knowledge of current and emerging development techniques (e.g. HTML frameworks)

- Good knowledge of current and emerging technologies

- Management of code repositories

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Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time